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  • Liberal Party Representative for Tangney
  • Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister and Cabinet (since 29 May 2019)
  • Entered House of Representatives on 2 July 2016 — Federal election
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Voting record (from They Vote For You)

How Ben Morton voted on key issues since 2006:

  • Voted very strongly against increasing scrutiny of asylum seeker management. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing trade unions' powers in the workplace. votes
  • Voted very strongly against implementing refugee and protection conventions. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing investment in renewable energy. votes
  • Voted very strongly for privatising government assets. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing Aboriginal land rights. votes
  • Voted moderately against increasing funding for university education. votes
  • Voted very strongly for decreasing availability of welfare payments. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing restrictions on gambling. votes
  • Voted very strongly against encouraging Australian-based industry. votes
  • Voted very strongly against increasing consumer protections. votes

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RSS feed Most recent appearances in parliament

Bills: Migration Amendment (Prohibiting Items in Immigration Detention Facilities) Bill 2020; Third Reading (2 Sep 2020)

“by leave—I move: That this bill be now read a third time. Question agreed to. Bill read a third time.”

Motions: COVID-19: Aged Care (2 Sep 2020)

“I move: That the question be now put.”

Motions: COVID-19: Aged Care (2 Sep 2020)

“I move: That the Member be no longer heard.”

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  • Has spoken in 23 debates in the last year — well below average amongst Representatives.
  • People have made 0 comments on this Representative's speeches — below average amongst Representatives.
  • This Representative's speeches are understandable to an average 17–18 year old, going by the Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level score.
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  • Has used three-word alliterative phrases (e.g. "she sells seashells") 101 times in debates — below average amongst Representatives. (Why is this here?)

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